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Bliss Dragon, Young

Young Bliss Dragon CR 12

This serene dragon’s feathered form emits a comforting warmth.

XP 19,200
NG Large dragon (extraplanar, good)
Init +5; Senses dragon senses; Perception +24

DEFENSE

AC 25, touch 10, flat-footed 24 (+1 Dex, +15 natural, –1 size)
hp 161 (14d12+70)
Fort +14, Ref +10, Will +12
Immune ability damage, ability drain, electricity, paralysis, petrification, sleep

OFFENSE

Speed 60 ft., fly 200 ft. (poor)
Melee bite +19 (2d6+9), 2 claws +20 (1d8+6/19–20), tail slap +14 (1d8+9), 2 wings +14 (1d6+3)
Space 10 ft.; Reach 5 ft. (10 ft. with bite)
Special Attacks breath weapon (80-ft. line, 6d10 electricity, DC 22), subduing strikes
Oracle Spells Known (CL 1st; concentration +6)

1st (5/day)remove fear, sanctuary (DC 16)
0 (at will)detect magic, detect poison, guidance, light

STATISTICS

Str 23, Dex 12, Con 21, Int 16, Wis 17, Cha 20
Base Atk +14; CMB +21 (+23 disarm); CMD 32 (34 vs. disarm, 36 vs. trip)
Feats Alertness, Combat Expertise, Imp. Critical (claw), Imp.

Disarm, Imp. Initiative, Self-Sufficient, Weapon Focus (claw)
Skills Diplomacy +22, Fly +12, Heal +24, Knowledge (nature, planes) +20, Perception +24, Sense Motive +24, Spellcraft +20, Survival +24
Languages Celestial, Common, Draconic
SQ change shape, lay on hands (7d6, 12/day)

SPECIAL ABILITIES

Change Shape (Su)

A bliss dragon can assume any animal form, as beast shape IV.

Lay on Hands (Su)

A bliss dragon can use lay on hands as a paladin whose level equals its Hit Dice.

Pristine (Ex)

A bliss dragon is immune to ability damage, ability drain, electricity, and petrification.

Subduing Strikes (Ex)

A bliss dragon can choose to deal nonlethal damage with its breath weapon and natural attacks at no penalty.

ECOLOGY

Environment any (Nirvana)
Organization solitary Treasure triple

Bliss dragons are self-appointed wardens of wildlife and wilderness, sometimes even displacing fey and magical beasts whose ethics fall short of the dragons’ high standards. Bliss dragons often sequester refugees in their extraplanar glades, granting sanctuary and healing to those in need.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Pathfinder Adventure Path #137: The City Outside of Time © 2018, Paizo Inc.; Authors: Amanda Hamon Kunz, with John Compton, Gregory Hanigan, and Mikko Kallio.